Hepatitis A Virus and Hepatitis E Virus: Different Viruses With Similar Stories

  • Author: Kenneth E. Sherman, MD, PhD (More Info)
  • Editor In Chief: Stefan Zeuzem, MD
  • Last Reviewed: 5/17/18 (What's New)

Summary

  • HEV is associated with increased morbidity and mortality in pregnant women (up to 25%) in some areas[Khuroo 1991; Patra 2007]

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